5:01PM | Monday, 7 May 2012 | Business degrees are becoming less desirable among Australian students, with research showing applications for management and commerce degrees declined 15.4% over the decade to 2011.
4:05PM | Monday, 2 April 2012 | Melbourne has the population, infrastructure and markets to become a global hotbed for start-up activity. BY MICHELLE HAMMOND.
3:51PM | Wednesday, 21 March 2012 | University students in Melbourne will have just 48 hours to launch web-based start-ups from scratch this weekend, as part of their participation in Startup Hackathon Melbourne.
3:24PM | Tuesday, 6 March 2012 | More than 3,000 Australian university students have enrolled in entrepreneurship classes this year, new research shows, but experts say entrepreneurs cannot succeed without experience.
2:19PM | Wednesday, 29 February 2012 | The University of New South Wales will host its second Sydney Tech Startup Expo next month, designed to connect the tech start-up community with the university’s students and staff.
2:10PM | Wednesday, 29 February 2012 | The number of university students in technology degrees is in long-term decline, according to a new report, with concerns that the shortage will impact web-based start-ups.
11:45PM | Thursday, 17 November 2011 | The leader of a local student entrepreneurship group has likened Australian student-start-ups to those in Scandinavian countries, claiming there are more similarities than there are differences.
11:12PM | Wednesday, 16 November 2011 | Student Entrepreneurs has unveiled the 2011 winners of its Idea Pitch competition, which saw 20 student start-ups from Victorian universities compete for prizes worth more than $15,000.
11:55PM | Tuesday, 15 November 2011 | University graduates may become even more inclined to work for a company rather than start their own business, with a new report showing graduate salaries are on the rebound.
7:16PM | Wednesday, 27 July 2011 | University students are being encouraged to attend a 48-hour start-up “hackathon”, hosted by Student Entrepreneurs.